Tech Deals

Greylock Partners is reaping rewards from business software companies such as Palo Alto Networks and Workday.

Photograph Courtesy of Palo Alto Networks

Greylock Partners is reaping rewards from business software companies such as Palo Alto Networks and Workday.

Greylock Follows Facebook Win With Business Software IPOs

Greylock Partners has gained accolades – and bundles of money — in the past 15 months from early bets on consumer Internet brands Facebook, LinkedIn and Pandora. Now, it’s reaping rewards from investments in the lesser known but still lucrative arena of business software, where Greylock...

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OpenVizsla is named after Vizsla dogs, which are known for their ability to be trained and sniff.

Courtesy OpenVizsla via Kickstarter

OpenVizsla is named after Vizsla dogs, which are known for their ability to be trained and sniff.

After Getting Funded, Some Kickstarter Projects Stall

Kickstarter began in 2009 as a way for entrepreneurs to raise money to get projects off the ground. Though the company’s fundraising platform has been a success, many projects have not. More than a million backers have given $274 million...

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The latest venture by Matt Hyman, left, and Zach Hyman is SpotOn, a customer-loyalty service for restaurants and stores.

Photography courtesy SpotOn

The latest venture by Matt Hyman, left, and Zach Hyman is SpotOn, a customer-loyalty service for restaurants and stores.

Twin Brothers Take on Two Companies at the Same Time

Matt Hyman says he has an edge over other technology entrepreneurs: There’s two of him. He and his identical-twin brother Zach have been in business together since they were kids. At the age of 12, they sold caramel-nut clusters and...

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